|Organic growth, %||–1.1||2.2|
|Acquired growth, %||0.1||0.1|
|Changes in exchange rates, %||–1.0||7.8|
|Income after financial items||5,581||2,101||166|
|Income for the period||4,493||1,568||187|
|Earnings per share, SEK2)||15.64||5.45|
|Dividend per share, SEK||7.503)||6.50|
|Operating cash flow after investments4)||9,140||6,745||36|
|Return on net assets, %||29.9||11.0|
|Capital turnover-rate, times||5.8||5.0|
|Net debt/equity ratio||0.02||0.43|
|Return on equity, %||29.4||9.9|
|Average number of employees||55,400||58,265|
1) Operating income in 2015 included costs of SEK 2,059m related to the not completed acquisition of GE Appliances. Excluding these costs the operating margin was 3.9%.
2) Basic, based on an average of 287.4 (287.1) million shares for the full year of 2016, excluding shares held by Electrolux.
3) Proposed by the Board of Directors.
4) See page 88.